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This Phone's Molecular Sensor Scans and Analyzes Objects
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Solar Charger Lets You Power Your Phone From the Sky
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Airbus's "Flying Car" Prototype Could Be Ready for Takeoff Within the Year
The aircraft would be summoned from your phone like a ride-hailing service.... READ ON
Heated Mats Keep Steps Ice-Free in the Winter
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Wearables May Be Able to Tell When You're Falling Ill
Smart devices can monitor our pulse rates, skin temperature, and other vitals, and notice when they're off.... READ ON
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Uncork Bottles Like a Cowboy With This Gun-Shaped Wine Opener
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How Your Sloppy Email Subject Lines Are Affecting Your Work
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You Can Get Paid to Improve AI By Performing Simple Tasks
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New Amiga Documentary Highlights the History of the Retro Computer
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Fisher-Price Wants to Give Tablet-Obsessed Kids a Workout With Their New “Toy” Exercise Bike
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Unlock the Time-Saving Power of Your Keyboard's Function Keys
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